DOBES Archive

Even New Year
This session contains materials illustrating the celebration of the Even New Year festival. 1) opening speeches by local VIPs 2) parade of groups participating in a competition with the motto "Za chistoe zavtra" ("For a clean tomorrow") 3) the folklore ensemble "Nurgenek" from Anavgai performs a dance 4) the folklore ensemble "Jajar" from the village Tigil and the folklore ensemble "Nurgenek" from Anavgai perform dances 5) two men of the folklore ensemble "Jajar" from the village Tigil show a dance imitating ravens 6) view of a tank-like all-terrain vehicle parking at the edge of the festival ground
Pictures_Sebjan
On these photos you can see: - saddled reindeer waiting - reindeer herders' winter camp - reindeer herder riding reindeer supported by a special stick - sledge drawn by reindeer, festive occasion - reindeer and sledge driver, festive occasion
Amganov_EI_leaving_Twajan
'Leaving Twajan' = The first and longest narrative, over 12 minutes, about EIA's childhood in Twajan and the relocation to Bystroe and Esso, with a bit about his life added in at the end.
Festival of the first fish (video + photos)
This session contains a number of videos illustrating the celebration of the festival of the first fish: 1) 02-nachalo : the festival is being opened by a dance of the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" 2) 03-obrjad_ochischenija : a ritual for purification takes place 3) 04-nevod_s_ryboj : a symbolic first fish of the season is being "caught" with a fishing net 4) 05-ryba_plyvjet : a symbolic first fish of the season has just been "caught"; a member of the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" is imitating the migration of this fish 5) 06-razdacha_plavnikov : a symbolic first fish of the season has just been "caught"; a member of the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" is distributing parts of the fish 6) 07-ryba_plyvjet-2 : a symbolic first fish of the season has just been "caught"; a member of the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" is imitating the migration of this fish 7) 08-nurgenek : the Even folklore ensemble "Nurgenek" from the village Anavgaj is presenting a dance 8) 09-nulgur_tantsy : the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" is performing a dance 9) 10-nulgur_pesnja_tanets : Sergej Petrovich Adukanov, member of the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" is presenting an Even song; then "Nulgur" performs the dance "Successful fishing" 10) 11-ljubovj : the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" presents the dance "Love" 11) 12-soperniki_drugie_tantsy : the local Even folklore ensemble "Nulgur" presents various dances The photos show the process of cooking fish soup.